The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 14 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 26.83% 27.27% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.89% 90.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Linux
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walton-on-Thames region.

Operating Systems Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 46.34% 30.30% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 15
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Walton-on-Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Linux
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Walton-on-Thames region.

Linux Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Linux
Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Walton-on-Thames region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) Degree
3 11 (64.71%) C#
3 11 (64.71%) XML
4 9 (52.94%) C
4 9 (52.94%) COBOL
5 8 (47.06%) Perl
5 8 (47.06%) Python
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
6 7 (41.18%) UNIX
7 6 (35.29%) Static Code Analysis
7 6 (35.29%) Java
7 6 (35.29%) Ada
7 6 (35.29%) Use Case
7 6 (35.29%) Software Architecture
7 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
7 6 (35.29%) UML
7 6 (35.29%) OOP
7 6 (35.29%) OO
7 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
7 6 (35.29%) OOD
7 6 (35.29%) XML Schema
7 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) Aerospace
7 6 (35.29%) Automotive
8 5 (29.41%) InstallShield
8 5 (29.41%) Time Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) InstallShield
2 4 (23.53%) AdminStudio
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) InstallAnywhere
2 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 4 (23.53%) MSI
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Aerospace
1 6 (35.29%) Automotive
2 2 (11.76%) French Language
3 1 (5.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Software Developer
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Applications Packager
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) COBOL Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) UAT Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) XML
2 6 (35.29%) XML Schema
3 4 (23.53%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
1 3 (17.65%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) UNIX
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) Use Case
2 6 (35.29%) UML
2 6 (35.29%) OOP
2 6 (35.29%) OO
2 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
2 6 (35.29%) OOD
2 6 (35.29%) Software Architecture
2 6 (35.29%) Static Code Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Time Management
3 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C++
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) C
3 9 (52.94%) COBOL
4 8 (47.06%) Perl
4 8 (47.06%) Python
5 6 (35.29%) Ada
5 6 (35.29%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat